Baramulla, located in the north of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday became the first district in the state to have eliminated all surviving terrorists, according to police.
The largest of the 10 districts in the Valley has been one of the hotbeds of terrorism as it adjoins Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) and thus offers a strategic location for terrorists to infiltrate into India.
Terror attacks and encounter operations by police and security forces were a regular feature here with terror-related inicidents being reported from the district nearly on a weekly basis.
“Baramulla has become the first district of Kashmir with no surviving militant as on date. Read More